This week, Singaporean songbirds Charlie Lim and Aisyah Aziz come around and chat with us about their soulful new collab. Lyrics in English and Bahasa Melayu? This song’s got it all.
Other stories include:
Above the law, privileged Thais party on, to insult of struggling public | LGBT rights defenders arrested protesting Education Ministry’s treatment of trans student | Malaysian woman bakes Bernie Sanders meme into Chinese New Year cake roll | Top Secret Operation: Duterte to get COVID vax in private, will be injected ‘in the ass’ | It’s the thought that countsss: This Indonesian groom gave a pair of snakes to his bride as dowry | Russian influencer deported from Bali for allegedly violating COVID-19 health protocol | ‘No Indian/Pakistan riders’: Deliveroo closes customer account over racist comment | What has wings but cannot fly? These Myanmar pilots cooking chicken to get by
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.